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Professor Jayne Barnard, Virginia Life Fellow, Awarded Honorary Degree from College of William & Mary

February 22, 2021, Fellows in the news

Professor Jayne Barnard, Virginia Life Fellow, was awarded an Honorary Degree from the College of William & Mary at its 328th Charter Day in February 2021. The award recognized Professor Barnard’s career as a practicing lawyer, scholar, teacher, and President of the Virginia ACLU.  It also honored her work as the Chair of the university’s 100th Anniversary of Women, celebrated in 2018-19.  William & Mary awarded its first honorary degree in 1756, recognizing Benjamin Franklin.

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